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Fall FAQs

WHEN DOES THE SEASON START?

Practices start in early August. Games start late August 2019. The season will end in mid-November.

 

I HAVE  A FOOTBALL PLAYER AND I WOULD LIKE TO HAVE HIS/HER SISTER CHEER FOR HIM/HER. IS THAT POSSIBLE?

The cheerleaders practice from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. on Thursdays at Magnolia Elementary in the auditorium. They cheer on Fridays at pre-determined fields.

Magnolia Elementary School – 1905 Magnolia Ave. - Carlsbad

 

WHERE ARE THE GAMES?

Games are at 3-4 different locations in Carlsbad. Traditionally, FNL has used Poinsettia Park, Alga Norte Community Park and other schools/ parks in Carlsbad.

Poinsettia Park - 6600 Hidden Valley Rd. – Carlsbad

Alga Norte Community Park – 6565 Alicante Rd. – Carlsbad

 

WHERE AND WHAT TIME WILL PRACTICE BE?

That is up to your coach. Each team practices once per week, for about an hour. Most practices will be around 4:00 or 5:00 p.m. Most coaches and teams do not have access to fields with lights.

 

WHEN ARE THE GAMES?

Friday nights.

 

WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED?

Cleats, mouth guard, solid colored shorts (the entire team needs to match) with no pockets. Each team has the option to purchase shorts at $18 per pair.

 

HOW CAN I VOLUNTEER TO COACH?

Send an email nccfnl@gmail.com with subject “Head Coach”.

Please include the below information.

Your Name:

Player’s Name:

Player’s Grade:

Player’s School:

Player’s Zip:

 

CAN I REQUEST A FRIEND?

You may request as many friends as you would like. Groups of 3 or more friends will not be placed on the same team unless a parent is willing to coach.

 

CAN I REQUEST A COACH?

No, just players.

 

DOES SUMMER LEAGUE HAVE PLAYOFFS?

Kinder does not have playoffs. All other division (1st & 2nd, 3rd & 4th, 5th & 6th, 7th & 8th, 9th & 10th) have a single elimination playoff tournament after the regular season.

 

DOES EVERY DIVISION GET A PARTICIPATION TROPHY?

Kinder and 1st & 2nd Grade Division players all receive trophies. The rest of the divisions will have the chance to win 1st or 2nd place

trophies in playoffs.

 

CAN MY CHILD PLAY IF HE GETS INJURED AND IS WEARING A CAST?

No.

 

ARE DOGS ALLOWED ON THE FIELDS AT THE GAMES?

For the safety of others, dogs are strictly prohibited.